Daria: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Daria

[DAR-ee-uh]

The female form of the name Darius, of Persian and Greek origin and meaning "kingly." So don't be surprised if little Daria expects to rule the roost ... but then again, that's pretty much all kids.

Nicknames:

Dar, Dari, Ria.

Famous people named Daria:

Supermodel Daria Werbowy; gymnast Daria Bijak; composer Daria Semegen; fashion designer Daria Zhukova; prima ballerina Daria Klimentová; author/news anchor Daria Dolan.

Fun fact:

MTV had a 1990s-era animated series by this name, featuring the bespectacled main character, Daria Morgendorffer.

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